Travel Pediatric Hematology/Oncology/BMT Nurse - (Peds Hem/Onc/Bmt RN)

  1. San Diego,CA
  2. Sep 12, 2017
  3. Healthcare : Registered Nurse (RN)
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13180183 Job Description & Requirements
Pediatric Hematology/Oncology/BMT Nurse - (Peds Hem/Onc/Bmt RN)
StartDate: ASAP Available Shifts: 12 N Pay Rate: $32.00 - 35.00

Hematology Inpatient 38 beds. NP ratio 1:3. BMT/Blood Cell tranplnatation/neuroblastoma/anemia/leukemia/lymphoma/solid tumor/hemophelia/ITP/sickle cell anemia/other hemoglobanopathies. IV therpay/sedation procedures/post ops/ central lines/hickmans/porta caths/blood products/chemotherapeutic agents Functions at the Standard Level of nursing practice. Responsible for independently applying the nursing process through the assessment, planning, implementation, evaluation and documentation of pediatric patient care. Selects and administers the appropriate care taking into consideration the age and developmental level and size of the patient. Provides a caring relationship that facilitates health and healing. Should be able to identify own limitations and seek resources as needed.

The role of the pediatric hematology / oncology / BMT nurse is to administer patient care in a specialized pediatric unit. A pediatric hematology / oncology / BMT nurse is responsible for managing patients who are preparing for bone marrow transplant or recovering from one, patients requiring special medications and care due to high infection susceptibility caused by their immunosuppressed status. A Peds Hem/Onc/BMT RN will also assist in the treatment of patients with sickle cell disease, hemophilia, acute and chronic hematological problems, disorders of red cell membrane metabolism, and other related conditions.

Required Qualifications
CA RN license# and expiration
BLS/PALS/APHON.

Preferred Qualifications
Preferred: Previous Children's Hospital experience/previous travel experience/previous hem/onc therapies.

About the Facility
This not-for-profit 475-bed medical center is the only hospital in the San Diego area that is dedicated solely to pediatric care and boasts the nation's only designated pediatric trauma center. The facility maintains a clinical partnership with UCSD's Medical School and is regarded as a premier teaching hospital for training pediatric physicians. The hospital also has an extensive research division, working with the Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute, The Scripps Research Institute, the Salk Institute for Biological Studies and St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, in addition to UCSD. The recipient of many awards and commendations, the hospital has been ranked in all 10 pediatric specialties from 2010-2013 by US News and Report.

Facility Location
This California city is what the Golden State is all about: miles of sun-kissed beaches, year-round idyllic weather and a patchwork playground of multi-flavored communities. Often referred to as “America’s Finest City,” this jewel on the Pacific Coast glitters with fun, sun, a mind-boggling variety of entertainment and an abundance of exhilarating outdoor adventures.

Job Benefits
NursesRx, an AMN Healthcare company, is a leading travel nursing staffing agency that can help you achieve the career you've trained for, and the lifestyle you've always wanted. With thousands of positions nationwide, NursesRx lets registered nurses (RN) choose from the very best assignments with top-ranked hospitals and facilities throughout the United States. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.  We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.

About the Company
NursesRx, an AMN Healthcare company, is a leading travel nursing staffing agency that can help you achieve the career you've trained for, and the lifestyle you've always wanted. With thousands of positions nationwide, NursesRx lets registered nurses (RN) choose from the very best assignments with top-ranked hospitals and facilities throughout the United States. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.  We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.

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